Vale, South Dakota

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Vale, South Dakota
census-designated place
Coordinates: 44°37′15″N 103°24′12″W / 44.62083°N 103.40333°W / 44.62083; -103.40333Coordinates: 44°37′15″N 103°24′12″W / 44.62083°N 103.40333°W / 44.62083; -103.40333
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Butte
Area
 • Total 0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
 • Land 0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 2,700 ft (823 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 136
 • Density 340/sq mi (136/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 57788
Area code(s) 605
FIPS code 46-65940[1]
GNIS feature ID 1269098[2]

Vale is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Butte County, South Dakota, United States. According to the 2010 Census, the population was 136. Vale has been assigned the ZIP code of 57788.

Vale was so-named because the town site is located in a valley.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1940). South Dakota place-names, v.1-3. University of South Dakota. p. 65.